Santa Clara University

School of Education and Counseling Psychology

Academic Program Areas

  • iconTeacher Education, Preparation, & Advanced Studies

    We offer a number of academically rigorous teacher preparation programs. We offer degrees in a Master of Arts in Teaching and a Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Education. Our programs are accredited by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing, and our students receive a recommendation for a preliminary teaching credential. We also offer specific programs for Catholic or private school teachers.

  • iconEducational Leadership & Administration

    We offer programs accredited by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing leading to the preliminary administrative services credential and clear administrative services credential, as well as a Master of Arts in Educational Administration degree. Our programs are ideal for teachers in public schools, Catholic schools, or private schools who would like to move into leadership or administrative roles.

  • iconCounseling Psychology

    We have a renowned Counseling Psychology department, offering two Master of Arts degrees in Counseling or Counseling Psychology. Students can also prepare for Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) or LPCC licensing.

  • iconNon-Degree